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Sierra Nevada College Student Life

Sierra Nevada College is on a 20-acre campus in a small town setting in Incline Village, Nevada, not far from Reno. There are many activities and organizations for Sierra Nevada College students to participate in – chorus,, a campus newspaper, and more.

Sierra Nevada College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Sierra Nevada College has a thriving Film Club. In fact, more students participate in Film Club than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Sierra Nevada College include International Club, Sustainability Club, Rock Climbing Club and First Generation Club.

Sierra Nevada College students' favorite campus events are Spring Formal, Bohemia Night and Casino Night.

Does Sierra Nevada College offer student housing?

Sierra Nevada College offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Sierra Nevada College students live off campus. In 2021, 39% of undergrads at Sierra Nevada College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 61% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Sierra Nevada College. There are 168 spots available in on-campus housing for all 350 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 168 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 80% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Sierra Nevada College offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is Sierra Nevada College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Sierra Nevada College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Sierra Nevada College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Sierra Nevada College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Sierra Nevada College, take Interstate 80 to Incline Village, NV. If you need to fly, book your flight to Reno-Tahoe International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Nevada you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Sierra Nevada College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Sierra Nevada College Students

47%

Women

53%

Men

95%

Full Time

5%

Part Time

25%

In State

75%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

74%

13%

4%

3%

2%

2%

1%

Graduate Students

424

Undergraduate Students

350

Sierra Nevada College Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

774

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

64%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$34,319

Out-of-State

$34,319

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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